Related formses·cap·ist, adjective, noun
Examples from the Web for escapist
Thus his love of escapist, desperately lighthearted writers like Laurence Sterne and Miguel de Cervantes.The Forgotten Russian: The Genius of Nikolai Leskov|Benjamin Lytal|April 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Perabo says it's because female viewers want an escapist fantasy when they're working hard balancing families and careers.
Shannon Donnelly on the genre's surprising comeback and why viewers are flocking to escapist fare.
It's escapist French cuisine—French with international influences—and very popular in the neighborhood.
Not every escapist action flick has such moments of political resonance.